Index of British Makers and Retailers

Directory of British antique dressing case, antique vanity box, antique toilet box, antique jewellery box and antique writing box manufacturers and retailers.  These listings have been kept specific to the Regency, late Georgian, William IV and Victorian era’s.

A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

 

A

 

Ebenezer Adams: 30 & 34 Pinstone Street, Sheffield.

Agnew & Son/s (Thomas Agnew, William Agnew and Thomas Agnew Jr): 94 Market Street, Manchester – Repository of Arts, 10 & 14 Exchange Street, Manchester – 30 & 43 Old Bond Street, London – 5 Waterloo Place, Pall Mall, London – Exchange Art Gallery, corner of Castle Street and Dale Street, Liverpool.
Business established: 1817.

Charles Alcock: 76 Eyre Street, Sheffield – 92 Pond Street, Sheffield.

Thomas Walter Alderman & Co: 412 Hackney Road, London.

F. Aldis (Frederic Aldis): 10, 11, 12, 13 Belgrave Mansions, London – 61, 63, 65 Buckingham Palace Road, London – 3 Cheapside, London.
Business established: 1852.

J. W & T. Allen (John William Allen): 18, 22 & 37 Strand, London – 31 West Strand, London.

John Michael Allen: 37 Wardour Street, Soho, London.

John T. Anderson & Co: 62 King Street, Manchester.

Samuel Ansell: 147, Great Charles Street, 58, Kenion Street, Birmingham.

Charles Asprey & Son – Charles Asprey & Sons – C & G. E Asprey – Asprey & Co (Charles Asprey I, II, III and George Edward Asprey): 166 Bond Street, London – 22 Albemarle Street, London. Factory: 8 Sherwood Street, Golden Square, London.
Business established: 1781. Charles Asprey established: 1847.
See our section on Asprey.

Asser & Sherwin (James Asser and Charles Sheppard Sherwin): 80 & 81 Strand, London – 69 Oxford Street, London.
Business established: 1860 – 1882.

Austin of Dublin (George Austin and Thomas Austin): 6 & 7 St Andrew Street, Dublin – 39 Westmoreland Street, Dublin.

 

B

 

J. Bagshaw & Sons (John Bagshaw and William Bagshaw): 87, 89, 91 Church Street, Liverpool.

Charles Baker & Co Limited: 271, 272, 273, 274 High Holborn, London – 137 – 140 Tottenham Court Road, London – 281 & 283 Euston Road, London – 82 Fleet Street, London – 192 & 194 Oxford Street, London – 256 Edgeware Road, London – 231, 232, 233 Upper Street, Islington, London – 5, 7, 9 Seven Sisters Road, London – 27 – 33 King Street, Hammersmith, London.
Business established: c.1864.

John Barber: 16 Cateaton Street, London.

Albert Barker: 5 New Bond Street, London.
Business established: 1886.

Matthew Barlow: 32 Oxford Street, London.

John Barrow: 16 Lower Rosoman St, Clerkenwell, London.

J. T Barry – J. T Barry & Sons (James Trotter Barry and Edwin Barry): 8 & 9 Duke Street, Cardiff.

William Barton: 19 Cannon Street, Manchester.

John Bath: 7 Artillery Street, Bishopsgate, London – 97 Lawrence Lane, Cheapside, London.

Batley (William Batley): 13 Brownlow Street, Holborn, London.

J. Batson & Sons (John Batson, Henry John Batson and Albert Edward Batson: 42 & 43 Brewer Street, Golden Square, London.

E. Baxter (Edward Baxter): 16 Cockspur Street, London.

Bayley – Bayley & Blew – Bayley, Son & Blew – Bayley, Blew & Chapman – Bayley & Co (William Bayley, William Blew and John Henry Chapman: 5 & 17 Cockspur Street, London.
Originally established 1739.

Henry William Bedford: 67 Regent Street, London.

Bell & Figorski (Edwin James Bell and John Figorski): 7 Watson’s Walk, Sheffield.
Business established: 1872 – 1877.

Bell & Son: (James Bell and Edwin James Bell): 7 Watson’s Walk, Sheffield.
Business established: 1853.

Bell & Tompkin (James Bell and John Tompkin) : 7 Watson’s Walk, Sheffield.
Business established: 1831 – 1853.

Benetfink & Co – Benetfink & Jones, Benetfink & Fox (Samuel Alexander Benetfink, James Jones and Edward Fox): 85, 86, 89, 90, 107 & 108 Cheapside, London.
Benetfink & Jones established: c.1845 – 1851. Benetfink & Co established: 1852 – 1862 (re-established) 1867 – 1907. Benetfink & Fox established: 1862 – 1866.

Edmund Bennett: 97 & 99 Station Road, Camberwell, London.

Thomas Bennett: 13 London Street, Norwich.

Thomas Best: 9 St Mary’s Row, Birmingham –  14 Castle Street, Holborn, London – 2 Tower Royal, Watling Street, London.

George Betjemann & Sons (George Betjemann, George William Betjemann, John Betjemann, John George Betjemann, Ernest Edward Betjemann): 6 & 7 Upper Ashby Street, Clerkenwell, London – 36, 38, 40 Pentonville Road, London.
George Betjemann established: 1851. George Betjemann & Sons established: 1859 – 1939.
See our section on George Betjemann & Sons.

Betjemann Brothers (John George Betjemann and Ernest Edward Betjemann): 2 Newcastle Place, Clerkenwell, London.
Business established: c.1896 – 1903.

Bickers & Son: 54 Leicester Square, London.

Biggs (Thomas Biggs): 57 Rathbone Place, London.

Blacket: 146 Regent Street, London.

Blackwood & Co: 159 Princess Street, Manchester.

Blumberg & Co (Victor Ludwig Alexander Blumberg, Charles Nathaniel Blumberg, George Frederick Blumberg, Frederick William Ludwig Blumberg, Henry John Blumberg and John Barber): 2 Cannon Street, London – 16 Old Change, London – 64 Rue Bondy, Paris.

Edward Blunt: 23 Weston Street, Clerkenwell, London.

Bond & Williams (John Elms Williams): 41 Gerrard Street, Soho, London.

Boothroyd & Warriner: 16 Mulberry Street, Sheffield.

Edwin Bourn: 8 College Street, Bristol – 4 St Augustine’s Parade, Bristol.

James Bowie & Co: 102 Market Street, Manchester – 127 Oldham Street, Manchester – 2 St Mary’s Gate, Manchester.

Bowman (Frederick Bowman): 9 Old Bond Street, London.

Bracher & Sydenham (Reuben Bracher and Joseph Edward Sydenham): 55, 56, 57, 58 Minster Street, Reading.
Established: c.1790.

E & F Bradley (Edwin Bradley and Frederick Bradley): 16 Pownall Rd, Dalston, London.

Bramah & Prestage – Bramah, Prestage & Ball (Francis Bramah Jr, John Thomas Prestage and William Ball): 124 Piccadilly, London – 25 Down Street, London.
Business established: c.1836. Bramah, Prestage & Ball established: c.1840.
See our section on Bramah.

William Henry Brand: 3 & 4 Hoxton Square, London.

Briggs (Thomas Briggs): 20 Newington Causeway, London – 27 Piccadilly, London – 40 Caledonian Road, London.
Business established: 1819.

Bright & Sons (Frederick Bright and Herbert Bright): 27 & 28 St Nicholas Street, Scarborough.
Business established: 1857.

Edward Brown: 29 Market Street, Manchester.

Brown & Willmott: 1 & 2 Cregoe Street, Birmingham.

Bull, Pearson & Co (Charles Bull, William Alfred Pearson and John Green): 44 Lever Street, Goswell Road, London.

John Burbridge & Son: 6 Baynes Row, Clerkenwell, London – 8 Tysoe Street, Clerkenwell, London.

Henry Arthur Byfield: 21 Rathbone Place, London.

 

C

 

Caddel (Thomas Caddel and Edward Caddel): 113 Leadenhall Street, London.

Carlisle & Watts: 49 & 51 North Hanover Street, Edinburgh – 149 Princes Street, Edinburgh.

W. Cartland: 17 Union Street, Bath – 4 Old Bond Street, Bath.

Charles Cartwright: 22 Edgbaston Street, Birmingham.

Richard Cartwright: 25 Grays Inn Road, London.

F. D Cattaneo & Co (Felice Damiano Cattaneo): 135 Briggate, Leeds.

Enoch Cattle: 9 Gloucester Street, London – St John’s Street Road, London.

Cawston (James Cawston): 26 & 27 Burlington Arcade, London.

Chapman (Thomas Chapman): 9 New Bond Street, London – 22 Edmond Street, London.

Chapman, Son & Co – O. Chapman & Son (Middleton Chapman Sr, Oliver Chapman and Middleton Chapman Jr): 2 & 3 Charterhouse Buildings, 23 Goswell Road, London – 51 Great Sutton Street, Clerkenwell, London.
Business established: 1798.

Robert Chester: 77 Bromsgrove Street, Birmingham.

William Chrisp: 34 Cockspur Street, London – 49 New Bond Street, London.
Business established: 1817 – 1837.

C. R Christie: 73 George Street, Edinburgh.

George Clark: 26 King Street, Golden Square, London.

James Clark: 108½ Broad Street, Islington, Birmingham.

Thomas Clark: Exeter Change, Strand, London.

William Clarke: 8 Liverpool Street, Walworth, London.

Abraham Claxton: 22 Wellesley Street, City Road, London.

James Cobley – James Cobley & Co: 118 & 130 Great Charles Street, Birmingham.

William Codd & Co: 320 City Road, London.

St John Colbran: 61 High Street, Tunbridge Wells.

Robert Coldwell: 15 Great May’s Buildings, St Martin’s Lane, London.

William Coleman: 4 Haymarket, London.

George Coles: 11 New Street Square, Fetter Lane, London.

James Collier: Bowden Lane, Sheffield.

Collings: (Edward Francis Collings): 31 Milsom Street, Bath.

Phillip John Collins: 24 Paper Street, London.

George Conen: 41 Spencer Street, Goswell Street, London.

William Coote: 5 New Street, City Road, London.

John Cording: 231 & 232 Strand, London.

Corfield (Mary Ann Corfield and John Corfield): 10 Mount Street, Grosvenor Square, London.
Business established: 1829 – 1835.

Cormack Brothers (George Balfour Cormack and Wadham Cormack): 37 Ludgate Hill, London – Pilgrim Street, London.

James W. Crouch: 90 Clifton Street, Finsbury, London.

 

D

 

RDalton: Counters 139, 140, 141, 142, 143, 144, 201, 202, 203, 204, 205, 237, 238 Ground Floor, Bazaar, Soho Square, London.

Dalton (Thomas Dalton): 65 & 85 Quadrant, Regent Street, London – 6 Great Ormond Street, Queens Square, London.
Business established: 1829.

W & I Danziger: 71 Corporation Street, Manchester.

Dawes (Charles Dawes): 7 Cottage Place, City Road, London.

W. Day (William Day) – W. Day & Son: 353 Strand, London.

G. T. Dearberg (George Thomas Dearberg): 162 Sewardstone Road, Victoria Park, London  – 23 Charles Square, City Road, London.

James Dewsnap: 10 St Thomas Street, Sheffield – 35 Ely Place, Holborn, London – 10 London Wall, London.
Business established: 1841.

Joesph Dewsnap: Tudor Place, Sheffield.
Business established: c.1849.

Thomas Dewsnap: 129 Devonshire Street, Sheffield.
Business established: c.1833.

William Dewsnap: 11 Wellington Road, London.

Dewsnap & Co: 30 Hamsell Street, Jewin Street, London – Howard Case Works, Eyre Street, Sheffield.

Dewsnap & Cooper – John Dewsnap (John William Dewsnap and Alfred William Cooper): Arundel Buildings, 59 Arundel Street, Sheffield – 30 Hamsell Street, Jewin Street, London.
Dewsnap & Cooper established: c.1875. John Dewsnap established: 1876.

D & J. Diller – G. C Diller (George Christian Diller, David Diller and John Diller): 5 Chandos Street, Covent Garden, London.
Business established: 1819. D & J Diller established: 1837.

Dobson (William Dobson): 162, 165 & 166 Strand, London.
Business established: 1796 – 1847.

Doughty (William P. Doughty): 431 Strand, London.

Thomas Drayton: 32 Upper Rosoman Street, London.

John Drew & Sons – Drew & Sons (John Drew, Samuel Summers Drew and Ernest Drew): 33 & 37 Regent Street, London – 156 & 157 Leadenhall Street, London. Manufactory: Burlington Buildings, Heddon Street, London – 62 Hatton Garden, London.
Business established 1844.

Hugo Droesse: 29 Moor Lane, Fore Street, London.

Robert Keith Archibald Durham: 261 Regent Street, London.

 

E

 

Edmonds (James Edmonds): 58 & 67 Baker Street, Portman Square, London – Baker Street Bazaar, London.

John Edmonds: 3 Meredith Street, Clerkenwell, London.

Edwards (David Edwards, Thomas Edwards and Thomas Jeyes Edwards): 21 King Street, Bloomsbury, London.
Business established: 1813 – 1859 (Absorbed into Asprey).
See our section on Edwards.

Edwards & Jones (Edward Henry Edwards and Alexander Jones): 161 Regent Street, London.
Business established: c.1860 – 1895.

Edwards & Sons (Edward Henry Edwards, Charles Alfred Edwards, and John Frederick Edwards): 159 & 161 Oxford Street, London.
Business established: 1895 – 1928.

Ellenger & Co: 1 Grey Street, Newcastle Upon Type.

Ellerbeck (Joseph Temple Ellerbeck): 68 Bold Street, Liverpool.

Frederick C. Ellett: 30 East Side, London.

Samuel Ellett: 9 Charterhouse Lane, London.

Ellett & Sons: 30 Southampton Row, London – 31 Little Queen Street, London.

William Saul Else: 35 & 36 Burlington Arcade, Piccadilly, London.

Elizabeth Elvey – John Elvey: 9 New Bond Street, London.
Business established: 1801 – c.1829. (see George Lawrence – nephew of Elizabeth)

Edwin English: 64 Tib Street, Manchester – 47 Thomas Street, Manchester.

Alfred Essex: 22 Crawford Street, Portman Square, London.

Charles Essex: 26 Southampton Row, London.

Isaac Evans: 116 Lionel Street, Birmingham – 127 London Wall, London.

Everington (Alfred Everington): 5, 6 & 7 Pelham Street, Nottingham.

William Eyre: 19 Cockspur Street, London.

Eyre & Spottiswoode (George Edward Eyre, Andrew Spottiswoode and William Spottiswoode): Great New Street – Fetter Lane, London.

 

F

 

John Faherty: 1 Berkeley Street, Birmingham.

J. Fallshaw (John Fleetwood Fallshaw): 1 & 2 St John’s Court Street, St Martin Le Grand, London.

Farthing (James William Farthing and John Farthing): 42 Cornhill, London.

Farthing & Thornhill (John Farthing and Walter Thornhill): 42 Cornhill, London.
Business established: c.1859.

Field (John Field): 65 & 67 Regent Street, London.

John Figorski: 3 Arundel Lane, Sheffield.
Business established: 1830.

B. Finnegan (Benjamin Finnegan): 58 Cross Street, Manchester – 115 Market Street, Manchester – 123 Deansgate, Manchester. Works: Newton Street Mill, 21 Newton Street, Manchester.

Fisher (Samuel Fisher): 188 & 189 Strand, London.
Business established: c.1839 – c.1900.

John Flinn: 3 Essex Quay, Dublin.

T. ForgieThomas Forgie & Co, J & T. Forgie (Thomas Forgie and John Forgie): 93 & 95 Buchanan Street, Glasgow.

D. B. Friend: 77 Western Road, Brighton.

Frost (George Frost): 143 Leadenhall Street, London.

John Fryer: 63 Charing Cross, London.

Fuller & Levet (William Coles Fuller and Ephraim Levet): 13 Brownlow Street, Holborn, London.
Business established: c.1834.

Frederick Futvoye: 154 & 226 Regent Street, London.

 

G

 

Gaimes (William Gaimes and Elizabeth Gaimes): 51, 53, 54 St Paul’s Churchyard, London – 56 Cornhill, London – 41 Milsom Street, Bath. Manufactory: 23 Blackfriars Road, Surrey.
Business established: 1801.

Denny Gardener: 14 Wood Street, Cheapside, London.

Garrard – R. J & S Garrard, R. Garrard & Brothers, R & S Garrard (Robert Garrard I, James Garrard, Robert Garrard II and Sebastian Garrard): 29 – 32 Panton Street, London – 25 Haymarket, London.
Business established: 1802 – Present.

Henry Garrett: 6 Little Chapel Street, Soho, London.

William Gay & Son: 113 High Holborn, London – 93 Regent Street, London.

Gebhardt, Rottmann & Co: 24 Lawrence Lane, Cheapside, London.

J. F. Gibson: 5 Jewin Street, London – 20 Edmund Place, London.

Thomas Gibson: Prospect Row, Birmingham.

William Tate Gibson: 20 Aldermanbury, London – Three Nun Court, London.

George Glover & Sons: 82 Dean Street, Soho, London.

Henry Glover: 64 New Compton Street, London.

GodwinGodwin & Son (John Godwin, James Godwin, George Godwin, George James Godwin, George Alfred Godwin): Prince’s Street, Cavendish Square, London – 161 (167) Strand, London – 165 (171) Strand, London – 177 Strand, London –  290 Holborn, London – 304 High Holborn, London.
Business established c.1770. Godwin & Son established 1801.

James Goodheart: 63 Snow Hill, London.

Thomas Goodhugh: 72 Lamb’s Conduit Street, London.

John Grattan: 38 Pinstone Street, Sheffield – 18 Union Street, Sheffield – New Church Street, Sheffield.

H. Greaves (Henry Greaves): 35 & 36 New Street, Birmingham.

Green (William Green): 168 & 170 Oxford Street, London.
Business established: 1802.

William Green: 41 Constitution Hill, Birmingham.

Charles Greer: 44 Newgate Street, London.

Albert T Griffin: 6 Bowling Green Walk, London.

Emma Griffin: 5 Bowling Green Walk, Pitfield Street, Hoxton, London.

Grimmer & Hessel: 66 Fore Street, London.

 

H

 

Frederick Haberling: 94 Fleet Street, London.

Hall & Co – Hatfield & Hall (John Hall, John Clapham, William Henry Hall, John Hall Jr): 56 & 68 King Street, Manchester.
Business established: 1830.

Halstaff – Halstaff & Co (William Halstaff): 68 Margaret Street, Cavendish Square, London – 228 Regent Street, London.
Business established: 1825.
See our section on Halstaff & Hannaford.

Halstaff & Hannaford – Halstaff & Co (William Halstaff and Thomas Charles Hannaford): 228 Regent Street, London.
Business established: 1842 – 1858 (partnership dissolved). Business continued until 1898. Halstaff & Co reestablished: 1898 – 1908.
See our section on Halstaff & Hannaford.

Hamilton: 126 Fenchurch Street, London.

C. F. Hancock – Hancock, Son & Co. – Hancocks & Co. (Charles Frederick Hancock, Mortimer Hancock, Horatio Stewart, Henry John Dore and Charles Frederick Hancock Jr): 38 & 39 Bruton Street, London – 152 New Bond Street, London.
Business established: 1849 – Present.
See our section on Hancock.

Handford – Handford & Son – Handford & Co (James Handford, Thomas Handford and Thomas Handford Jr): Saville Passage, Bond Street, London – 5 Glasshouse Street, London – 6, 7, 94, 98 Strand, London – 84 St James’s Street, London.
Business established: 1797.

Miles Harpham: 3 Red Lion Street, Clerkenwell, London.

Andrew Harris: 45 Princes Street, Edinburgh.

Harrison & Brown: 245 Rockingham Street, Sheffield.

Haslip (Henry Haslip): 18 Gray’s Inn Lane, High Holborn, London.

F. L. Hausburg – Hausberg & Promoli (Friedrich Ludwig Hausburg and August Wilhelm Bernhard Promoli): 24 Church Street, Liverpool.
Business established: 1840.

George Hawksley: 74 Strand, London.

Heartitt & Co: 148 Old Street, London.

Charles Henry: 18 Market Street, Manchester – 22 King Street, Manchester.

Charles Henry Hersey: 53 Gee Street, Goswelll Road, London.

Hicks (James Hicks): 26 Wigmore Street, Cavendish Square, London.
Business established: 1809 – 1837.

Hill & Son (Thomas R. Hill and Edwin A. B Hill) : 4 Haymarket, London. Factory: Black Horse Yard, Rathbone Place, London.
Thomas Hill established: c.1855. Hill & Son established: c.1870.

Hilliard & Chapman (Harvey Hilliard and Thomas Chapman): 56 Buchanan Street, Glasgow.

Hilliard & Thomason (John Hilliard and John Thomason): 1 & 3 Spencer Street, Birmingham.
Business established: 1840 – 1906.

Hinds (William Hinds and James Hinds): 9 Parade, Birmingham – 19 Ann Street, Birmingham – 22½ Ann Street, Birmingham.

Joseph Hine: Manufactory: 5 Skinner Place, Holloway Road, London.

Hirst Brothers – Samuel Hirst & Son (Samuel Hirst, George Koester Hirst & John Theodore Hirst): 97 Briggate, Leeds.

William Hobbs: Horsemonger Lane, London.

T. Hodges & Son: 2 Fairbank Street, Hoxton, London.

William John Hodges: 16 Bouverie Street, London.

William Lloyd Holden: 12 Finsbury Pavement, London.

Holmes & Gooch (James Biggs Holmes and William Tovey Gooch): 2 Poultry, London.

James Biggs Holmes: 44 Fore Street, Cripplegate, London  – 16 London Wall, London.

T. W Hopkins: 22 New Bond Street, London.

Houghton & Gunn (William Houghton and Charles Gunn): 162 Bond Street, London.
Business established: 1868 – 1906 (Bought out by Asprey).
See our section on Houghton & Gunn.

George Howard: 24 Denmark Street, Soho, London.

William Howard & Sons: 62 & 63 Barbican, London.

Howell, James & Co. – Howell & James (James Howell, Isaac James, Henry Gillett, Thomas Stroud, William Sedgwick, Thomas Buxton Morrish, John Gow and Josiah Willey): 5, 7, 9 Regent Street, London.
Business established: 1819 – 1911.
See our section on Howell, James & Co.

Hunt & Roskell (John Samuel Hunt, John Hunt, Robert Roskell and Charles Frederick Hancock): 156 New Bond Street, London. Manufactory: 26 Harrison Street, Clerkenwell, London.
Business established: 1843 – 1897.

James Hurry: 120 Oxford Street, London – 47 Cornhill, London.

Henry Thomas Hurst: 320 City Road, London – 74 Colebrook Row, Islington, London.

Huxtable & Co (James Tout Huxtable): 31 Newman Street, Oxford Street, London.

 

I

 

Ingleton & Co (Thomas Ingleton): 31 & 32 Kirby Street, Hatton Garden, London – 63 Northampton Road, Bowling Green Lane, Clerkenwell, London.
Business established: c.1879.

 

J

 

Joseph Jaques: 102 Hatton Garden, London – 33 Liquorpond Street, London.

Henry William Jelly: 17 Harman Street, Kingsland Road, London.

Jenner & Knewstub (Frederick Jenner, Fabian Knewstub and Charles Louis Faber): 33 St James’s Street, London – 66 Jermyn Street, London.
Business established: c.1855 – 1889.
See our section on Jenner & Knewstub.

Alfred Johnson: 57 Market Street, Manchester.

William Johnson & Sons: 14, 15, 16 Gough Square, Fleet Street, London.

George Johnston: 41 Arcade, Glasgow.

Alex Jones & Co: 154 Regent Street, London – 2 Beak Street, London.

Thomas Jones: 41 St James’s Street, Piccadilly, London – 18 Golden Square, Soho, London – 23 Boulevard des Capucines, Paris.
Business established: c.1877 – 1905.

Jones & Sons (Robert Jones): 2 Castle Street, Liverpool.

 

K

 

Keith (William Keith): 54 Burlington Arcade, London.

John Kendall – Kendall & Sons (John Kendall, Henry Kendall, Edmund Kendall, Joseph Kendall): 447 West Strand, London – 1 Adelaide Street, London.

Kennedy & Asprey (Francis Kennedy and Charles Asprey): 49 Bond Street, London.
Business established: 1841 – 1846.
See our section on Asprey.

Thomas Kirk & Co: 7 Whitefriargate, Hull.

A. Klein (August Klein): 75 Wimpole Street, London – 6 & 8 Boulevard des Capucines, Paris – Neubau, Andreasgasse 6, Vienna (Manufactory) – Stadt Graben 20, Vienna.

Thomas Knight: 289 & 331 Bradford Street, Birmingham.

 

L

 

James Ladson: 25 Primrose Street, Bishopsgate, London.

Lambert & Co (Francis Lambert, William Rawlings, George Lambert and Herbert Lambert): 10, 11 & 12 Coventry Street, London.
Business established: c.1803 – 1916.

A. Lambley & Co (Abraham Lambley): Moseley Street, Birmingham.

Lane & Billing: 60 St Paul’s Churchyard, London.

Thomas Lankshear: 18 Sekforde Street, Clerkenwell, London.

Joseph Last: 38 Haymarket, 22 Coventry Street, London.

George Lawrence: 9 New Bond Street, London.
Business established: c.1829.

Lee & Son: 57 High Street, Belfast.

Louis Augustus Leins: 4 Ave Maria Lane, London – 43 & 44 Holborn Viaduct, London.
Business established: 1887 – 1919.

Leuchars (James Leuchars, Lucy Leuchars, William Leuchars and William Leuchars Jr): 38, 39, 47 Piccadilly, London – 2 Rue de la Paix, Paris. Manufactory: 31 Gerrard Street, Soho, London – 8 Sherwood Street, Golden Square, London.
Business established: 1794 – 1902 (Acquired by Asprey in 1888).
See our section on Leuchars.

A. Levy & Co: 39 College Green, Bristol.

Henry Lewis – Henry Lewis & Co: 7 & 172 New Bond Street, London – 109 Mount Street, London.
Business established: c.1876.

John Limbird: 143 Strand, London.

Lloyd, Payne & Amiel: 10, 12, 14, 23 & 25 Thomas Street, Shudehill, Manchester.

Lockwood (William David Lockwood): 75 New Bond Street, London.

M & C Lomax: 44 New Street, Birmingham.

Love & Harvey: 31 Hatton Garden, London.

Lovegrove & Flint (James Russen Lovegrove and Edward Bonfield Flint): 9 Halkin Street, Belgrave Square, London.

Lund – William Lund & Son (Thomas Lund, William Lund and Charles Lund): 56 & 57 Cornhill, London – 23, 24 & 25 Fleet Street, London.
Thomas Lund established: 1804. William Lund established: 1835.
See our section on Lund.

 

M

 

W. H. Malins – Malins & Sons: 16 Little Charles Street, Birmingham.

James Malone & Son: 4 Golden Square, London.

Thomas Maltwood: 29 Oxford Street, London.

R & W Maltwood (Robert Maltwood and William Maltwood): 168 Strand, London.

Alfred John Mann: 314 City Road, London.

William Mansfield: 25 Bartletts Buildings, Holborn, London.

William Mansfield: 90 Grafton Street, Dublin.

Mappin Brothers (Frederick Thorpe Mappin, Edward Mappin, Joseph Charles Mappin, John Newton Mappin, Charles Hickson and Frederick Crockford): 220 & 222 Regent Street, London – 66 Cheapside, London – 67 & 68 King William Street, London – 35 St Paul’s Churchyard, London. Manufactory: Queen’s Works, Sheffield – 406 Euston Road, London.
Business established: c.1846 – 1902 (Absorbed into Mappin & Webb).

Mappin & Webb – Mappin & Co – Mappin & Webb Ltd (John Newton Mappin, George Webb and Herbert Joseph Mappin): 77, 78, 158 – 162 Oxford Street, London – 18 – 22 Poultry, London – Rue de L’Ecuyer, Brussels – 17 Boulevard des Italiens, Paris – 71 & 72 Cornhill, London – 2 & 4 Queen Victoria Street, London – Mansion House Buildings, London. Manufactory: Royal Works, Norfolk Street, Sheffield – Winsley Works, 1 & 2 Winsley Street, Oxford Street, London.
Business established: 1859.

Joseph Marsden: 8 Westfield Terrace, Sheffield.

Matthew Marshall: 2 Richmond Buildings, Soho, London.

Henry Alfred Martin & Son: 64 Berwick Street, London.

Martin & Co (Samuel Martin and George Dimmer): The Strand, Cheltenham – 19 The Promenade, Cheltenham.
Business established: 1806.

Martin & Chapman: 28a Market Street, Manchester.

Martin & Harris: 24 – 26 Great Charles Street, Birmighmam.

Mawson, Swan & Morgan (John Mawson, Joseph Wilson Swan and Thomas Morgan): Grey Street, Newcastle Upon Tyne.
Business established: c.1867

W. H & J. Maxfield (William Henry Maxfield and Joseph Maxfield): 118 Grosvenor Street, Manchester – 30 Port Street, Piccadilly, Manchester – Clare Street, Chorlton on Medlock, Manchester.

Thomas Maynard: 98 Curtain Road, London.

McDonald (George McDonald): 2 Oval, Hackney Road, London.

Alexander McMaster: 2 Macclesfield Street, Soho, London.

Daniel McMillan: 132 Fleet Street, London.
Business established: 1848.

J. J. Mechi (John Joseph Mechi): 4 & 130 Leadenhall Street, London – 112 Regent Street, London.
Business established: 1828 – c.1880.

Mechi & Bazin (John Joseph Mechi and Charles Bazin): 4 Leadenhall Street, London – 112 Regent Street, London.
Business established: 1859 – 1869.

John Mellish: 2 Air Street, Piccadilly, London.

Melliship & Harris (George Melliship and John Harris): 37 & 111 Westbourne Grove, London – 62 Baker Street, Portman Square, London.

William Merrick (William Merrick and Richard Merrick): 3 Coppice Row, Clerkenwell, London – 6 St John’s Square, Clerkenwell, London – 57 Red Lion Street, Clerkenwell, London.
Business established: 1809 – 1845.

James Middleton: 7 King William Street, London.

N. Middleton (Nicholas William Middleton): 145, 162, 168, 181, 188 Strand, London.
Business established: 1748.

Richard Millard: 7 Duncannon Street, Strand, London.

Miller (Daniel Miller): 32 Lowndes Street, Belgravia Square, London.

H.N. Mills (Henry Nicholas Mills): 24a & 64 Union Street, Ryde, Isle of Wight.

William Mills: 120 High Holborn, London.

W & J. Milne (William Stanhope Milne and John Kolbe Milne): 126 Princes Street, Edinburgh – 33 Hanover Street, Edinburgh.
Business established: 1844 – c.1905.

Mark Milner: 39 Cheapside, London.

H. Mitchell (Henry Mitchell): 168 Oxford Street, London.
Business established: c.1860.

Molyneaux & Blakeley (Samuel Molyneaux and David Blakeley): 91 Market Street, Manchester.

James Moore: 199 & 211 Oxford Street, London – 3a Grand Hotel Buildings, Charing Cross, London.

S. Mordan & Co. (Sampson Mordan, Sampson Mordan Jr, Augustus Mordan, Edmund George Johnson, Zachariah Watkins, Harry Lambert Symonds, Horace Stewart and James Pulley): 22 Castle Street, City Road, London – 50 (renumbered to 72) Cheapside, London – 41 & 43 City Road, London – 9 & 11 Warwick Street, London.
Business established: 1822 – 1898. S. Mordan & Co Ltd established: 1898 – 1941.
See our section on Sampson Mordan & Co.

Morewood (Thomas Morewood): 6 Pitt Street, Tottenham Court Road, London.

Morrell (George Morrell): 60 & 61 Burlington Arcade, London – 164a Oxford Street, London – 2 Butter Market, Reading.

Joseph Morton: 223 Oxford Street, London.

A & L. Moses: 26 The Hard, Portsea.

Thomas Mountfort: 17 New Street, Birmingham.

Edward Mousley: 5 St George’s Place, Great Hampton Row, Birmingham – 177 Unett Street, Birmingham.

Christopher Murphy: 2 Aston’s Quay, Dublin.

 

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John Newby: 37 Old Compton Street, Soho, London.

E & R Newey: 266 New Town Row, Birmingham. Richard Newey: 52 Water Street, Birmingham.

Newman & Blunkell (James Newman and Henry Blunkell): 13 Brownlow Street, Holborn, London.

J. Noyes (John Noyes): 69 High Street, Tunbridge Wells.

 

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Ollivant & Botsford – Ollivant & Botsford Goldsmiths & Co (Thomas Whittenbury Ollivant, John Josiah Ollivant and John William Botsford): 2 Exchange Street, Manchester – 12 & 14 St Ann’s Street, Manchester.
Business established: c.1855.

Oram & Hunter (George Oram and John Hunter): 25a Hatton Garden, London.

Oram & Marsden (Robert Oram and John Marsden): 8 Westfield Terrace, Sheffield.

Joseph Orme: 9 Nassau Street, Soho, London.

J & F Orme (Joseph Orme and Francis Orme): 4 Leicester Street, Leicester Square, London.

Orme (William Orme & Edward George Orme): 62 Frith Street, Soho, London.

Ortner & Houle (Evan Ortner and Henry Houle): 3 St James’s Street, London – 4 Pickering Place, London.

Overend & Turvey (John Overend and Thomas Turvey): 3 Oxford Street, Manchester.

Gilbert Owen: 28, 30, 32 Dantzic Street, Manchester. Works: 38 Mark Lane, Manchester.

 

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Page, Keen & Page (James Andrew Page, Henry Keen, James Hearder Page, Reginald George Page and James William Frederick Page): 17 & 41 George Street, Plymouth.
Business established: c.1860.

G. Palmer (George Palmer): 1 St James’s Street, London.

Parkins & Gotto (William Parkins the elder, Henry Jenkin Gotto, William Parkins the younger, Henry Gaisford Gotto, Christopher Lamb Gotto): 24, 25, 27, 28, 54 – 62* Oxford Street, London – 57 & 58 Rathbone Place, London.
*Also referred to as 2 Hanway Street, Oxford Street.
Business established: c.1840.

Partridge & Cooper: 192 Fleet Street, London – 1 & 2 Chancery Lane, London.

Thomas Paul: 58 & 71 St John Street, Clerkenwell, London.

Walter Peake: 40 Newnham Street, Edgeware Road, London.

William Pealing: 46 & 48 Harman Street, Hoxton, London – 30 Laburnam Street, London.

Thomas Pearce: 23 Ludgate Hill, London.

Pearce (Joseph Robert Pearce): 77 Cornhill, London.
Business established: 1846 – 1873.

Thomas Pearson & Son: 26 & 36 Bishopsgate Street, London.

Pearson & Green (William Alfred Pearson and John Green): 66 Goswell Road, London.
Business established: 1885.

Pearson & Son: 85 Regent Street, London.

Thomas Pellett: 62 High Holborn, London.

George Pescott: 119 Market Street, Manchester.

George Phillips: 3 Freeman Street, Birmingham – 118 Great Charles Street, Birmingham.

Pittway Brothers (John Pittway and William Pittway): 4 Kirby Street, Hatton Garden, London – 25 Hatton Garden, London.
Originally established: 1784. John Pittway and William Pittway established: c.1831 – 1861.

Joseph Pope: 186 Blackfriars Road, London.

John Pound & Co – Pound & Tasker – Henry Pound & Son (Henry Pound, John Tasker and John Pound: 64, 81, 82 , 83 & 84 Leadenhall Street, London – 378 Strand, London – 177 Tottenham Court Road, London – 38a Old Bond Street, London. Works: Great Alie Street, London – Pound’s Buildings, Leadenhall Street, London – 32 – 36 Mitre Street, London.
Henry Pound established: 1823. John Pound & Co established c.1870.

T. Powell (Thomas Powell): Lounge, 17 Boar Lane, Leeds.
Business established: c.1830.

T. Powell (Thomas Powell): 341 Oxford Street, London.

Charles Thomas Pratt: 4 Vineyard Walk, London.

Richard Prichard: Regent Circus, Oxford Street, London.

Pritty & Son (Francis Pritty and John Pritty): 44 & 45 Argyle Arcade, Glasgow – 29 Buchanan St, Glasgow. Workshop: 36 Argyle Arcade, Glasgow.

W. B. Promoli (August Wilhelm Bernhard Promoli): 24 Church Street, Liverpool.

Arthur Punt: 81 Victoria Street, London – 15 Connaught Street, London.
Business established: c.1897.

 

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Reed & Strudwick: 52 Aldersgate Street, London.

Reilly (William Reilly and Dinah Reilly): 8 Finsbury Terrace, City Road, London.

G. F. Rendall & Co (George Frederick Rendall and Alfred Scorey): 64 Hatton Garden, London.

Ernest Renton: 1 Pall Mall Place, London.

Rice (James Rice and Richard Rice): Bradford Street, Birmingham.

Richards (William Richards): Lowther House, 438 West Strand, London – 1 Lowther Arcade, London.

Richardson (John Richardson): 43 New Bond Street, London.

Richardson: 36 Lord Street, Liverpool.

G. Riddle (Gabriel Riddle): 172 Blackfriars Road, London.
Business established: 1836.

John Ridley: 37 Jewin Street, Cripplegate, London.

Roantree & Son: Market Place, Middleham, Yorkshire.
Business established: 1777.

Charles Robinson: 138 Strand, London.

E. H. Robinson & Co: 54 Bishopsgate Street, London.

John Robinson: 12 Dorrington Street, Clerkenwell, London.

Richard Robinson & Son: 53 Great Queen Street, Lincoln’s Inn Fields, London.

H. Rodrigues (Henry Rodrigues): 42 & 43 Piccadilly, London.

Hermann Ronneberger: 9 Denmark Street, Soho, London.

Rooney & Sons:  27 & 28 Bishopsgate Street, London.

William Rumley: 20 Halliford Street, Islington, London.

Russell & Jackson: Porter Street, Sheffield – 13 Howard Street, Sheffield – 29 Eyre Street, Sheffield – 103 Norfolk Street, Sheffield.

 

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George Salmon: 76 Lamb’s Conduit Street, London.

J. Salt: 9 Caroline Street, Birmingham.

Sangwine & Sons (Richard Sangwine): 38 Strand, London.

A. B. Savory (Adey Bellamy Savory, Joseph Savory, Albert Savory, Joseph Savory Jr, Albert Savory Jr, Horace Savory, Ethelbert Savory): 11, 12,14, 19, 46, 54 Cornhill, London. Manufactory at 5 Finsbury Place, London – 18 Red Lion Street, Clerkenwell, London.
Business established 1812 – 1893.

P & F. Schafer (John Philip Schafer, Sophia Schafer, Christian Philip Schafer, Frederick William Schafer): 27 Piccadilly, London – 48 Cornhill, London.

J. Scholefield (Joseph Scholefield): 27 Smith Street, Northampton Square, Clerkenwell, London.

E. SclaterE. Sclater & Sons (Edward Sclater): 190 & 191 Snargate Street, Dover

Scorey & Erwood (Alfred Scorey and Charles William Erwood): 64 Hatton Garden, London – 69 Hatton Garden, London.
Business established: c.1883.

A. Scott: Wheeler Gate, Nottingham.

Scruton: 2 New street, Birmingham.

Albert Sharpe: 85 Regent Street, London.

Frederick George Shears: 10 Lower James Street, Golden Square, London.

George Shears: 96 Princes Road, Lambeth, London – Little East Place, East Street, Kennington Road, London.

Sheed & Thomson (Robert Thomson and Arthur Thomson): 17 Sherwood Street, Golden Square, London – Smith’s Court, Great Windmill Street, London.
Business established: c.1897.

Abraham Sheppard: 52 Mortimer Street, Cavendish Square, London.

Thomas Sherwin Jr: 54 St Paul’s Churchyard, London.

Silber & Fleming (Albert Marcius Silber and Noble Hutchinson Fleming): 56 – 62 & 71 Wood Street, London – 2 London Wall, London – 32 Summer Row, Birmingham – 40 Rue De Paradis Poissonniere, Paris.
Business established: c.1855.

T. A. Simpson & Co. (Thomas Simpson): 154 Regent Street, London – 8 Beak Street, London – 34 Rue De Rivoli, Paris.
Business established: c.1856.

Thomas B. Simpson & Co: 156 Leadenhall Street, London.

Simpson (Frederic Simpson and Thomas Simpson): 57 Borough High Street, London.

Gilbert Slater: Carthusian Street, London.

Ede Smith (Ede Pitts Smith): 41 Castle Street, Holborn, London – 11 Wells Street, Gray’s Inn Road, London.
Business established: c.1869.

Isaac George Smith: 10 Perceval Street, Clerkenwell, London.

William Smith & Nephew: 46 Cheapside, London – Red Lion Court, Charterhouse Lane, London.

Smithson & Dale (Robert Smithson and Charles M. Dale): 16 Tudor Street, Sheffield.

Smyth’s (Richard Smyth): 16 Dame Street, Dublin.

Sormani & Fils (Paul Sormani and Paul-Charles Sormani): 122 Newgate Street, London.

Soutter & Son (James Soutter Sr and James Soutter Jr): 102 Princes Street, Edinburgh.

Henry Spencer: 74 Lambs Conduit Street, London.

Richard Spencer: 34 St John’s Road, London.

Richard Spiers & Son: 102 & 103 High Street, Oxford – 1, 2, 3 Oriel Street, Oxford.
Business established: 1834.

Springweiler & Thomson (Andrew Barnard Springweiler): 2 Duke Street, West Smithfield, London.

G. T. Spurr: 69½ Scotland Street, Sheffield.

Samuel Henry Staudenmayer: 30 Cockspur Street, London.

Stevens & Malone – Stevens & Son (Joshua Charles Stevens and James Malone): 10 Lower James Street, London.

Stevens (William Stevens): 28 Buchanan Street, Glasgow.

Stocken – Stocken & Co. (Charles Stocken): 53 Quadrant, Regent Street, London.

Thomas Stockham: 26 Wigmore Street, London.

Joseph Stones: Watson’s Walk, Hartshead, Sheffield.

T. Strudwick (Thomas Strudwick): 119 Oxford Street, London – 14 New Bond Street, London.
Business established: c.1840.

Charles Strugnell: 63 West Street, Smithfield, London.

James Strugnell: 14 Cross Street, Hatton Garden, London – 1 Hatton Yard, Hatton Wall, London.

William Swain: 60 Pinstone Street, Sheffield.

 

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M. Tait (Margaret Tait): 41 Cornhill, London.

John Taylor: 26 Lloyd Street, Manchester.

Thorn (William Thorn): 4 Pall Mall, London.

Thornhill & Co – Walter Thornhill & Co (John James Thornhill, Walter Thornhill, Hubert Thornhill, Albert Barker): 144 & 145 New Bond Street, London – 42 Cornhill, London.
Business established: 1823. Walter Thornhill established: c.1848 – 1905 (continued trading until 1912).
See our section on Thornhill.

Samuel Tibbitts: 9 Queen’s Head Lane, Islington, London.

A. Timpe & Co: 10 Phoenix Street, Fountain Street, Manchester.

William Henry Tonks: 50 Burlington Arcade, Piccadilly, London.

W. H. Tooke: Old Post Office Buildings, Liverpool.
Business established: c.1845 – c.1890.

Toulmin & Gale (Joseph Toulmin and John Gale): 85 & 86 Cheapside, London – 7 New Bond Street, London. Manufactory: 18 Sise Lane, London.
Business established: 1735. Joseph Toulmin and John Gale established: 1845 – 1876.
See our section on Toulmin & Gale.

John Townsend: 56 Navigation Street, Birmingham.

John Townsend: 87 Bartholomew Close, London.

Trussell (Henry Trussell): 16 & 17 East Street, Brighton.

Turner – I & T Turner – John Turner & Co. (John Turner, Charles Turner, John Turner jr and Thomas Binns Turner): 58 & 59 New Bond Street, London.

Turrill (John Turrill): 250 Regent Street, London – 52 New Bond Street, London. Manufactory: 351 Oxford Street, London.
Business established: 1834 – 1856.

William Tween: 16 & 18 Old Street, London.

 

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James Upton: 16 John Street, Bristol – 6 St Augustine’s Parade, Bristol.

Upton & Hussey (George Evans Upton, Thomas Alfred Hussey and Alfred Blanchard Keymer): 22 St James’s Street, London.

 

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Vaughan (Charles Vaughan): 39 Strand, London.

J. C. Vickery (John Collard Vickery): 179, 181, 183 Regent Street, London.
Business established: 1891 – 1930.

Vickery & Hobbs (John Collard Vickery and Arthur Thomas Hobbs): 183 Regent Street, London.
Business established: 1890 – 1891.

Vining (Richard Mogg Vining): 125 Regent Street, London.

 

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John Walker: 9 Bow Street, Sheffield – 54 Pool Place, Sheffield.

Edward Wallis: 10 Great Turnstile, London.

Waterlow & Sons (James Waterlow, Alfred Waterlow, Walter Waterlow, Sydney Waterlow and Albert Waterlow): 65 – 68 London Wall, London – 26 Great Winchester Street, London.
Business established: 1852 – 1877.

Richard Wathew, 78 Buchanan Street, Glasgow.

Watson & Williams (Alfred Watson and Alfred Hamlyn Williams): 46 Cornhill, London.

Wedgwood & Son: 9 Cornhill, London.

Thomas James Weeks: 50 & 51a East Road, City Road, London – 32 & 33 Banner Street, Bunhill Row, London.

John Weiss – Weiss & Son: 42 & 62 Strand, London.
Business established: c.1787.

B. B. Wells (Benjamin Blake Wells): 143 Leadenhall Street, London – 138 & 431 West Strand, London.
Business established: 1850 – 1912.

Thomas Wells: 251 High Holborn, London – 9 Holborn Bars, London.

Wells & Co (John Wells, Thomas Wells and Elizabeth Wells): 34 Cockspur Street, London.
Business established: c.1801 – 1814.

Wells & Lambe (John Lambe, Elizabeth Wells, John Wells Lambe, Henry Thomas Lambe, Elizabeth Lambe, Charles C.J Eames, Herbert Wells Eames): 29 Cockspur Street, London – 44 New Bond Street, London.
Business established: c.1809 – c.1899.
See our section on Wells & Lambe.

F. West (Fitzmaurice West): 1 & 2 St James’s Street, London – 9 King Street, London.
Business established: 1839.

Westerton (Charles Westerton): 20 St George’s Place, Knightsbridge, London.

Westwood (Jasper Westwood and John Westwood): 22 Jamaica Row, Birmingham.

Thomas Lancaster Whipp: 45 Yorkshire Street, Rochdale.

Charles Raymond Wichett: 205 New North Road, London.

Wickwar (John Wickwar and Francis Wickwar): 6 Poland Street, London – 98 Jermyn Street, London.

Thomas Raymond Wilkinson: 13 Princes Street, Little Queen Street, Holborn, London – 6 Great Ormond Street, Queen Square, London.

G. William: 45 Hewitt Street, Hightown, Manchester.

Henry Williams: 10 Lower Ashby Street, London.

William Frederick Williams & Co – Williams & Co (William Frederick Williams): 8 Broad Street, Golden Square, London – 51 Marshall Street, Soho, London –  3, 4 & 5 Little Windmill Street, Golden Square, London – 21 Heddon Street, Regents Street, London.

William Wilson – Wilson & Co: 10 Hunter Square, Edinburgh – 21 & 71 George Street, Edinburgh.
Business established: 1817.

Wolfsky & Co (Serlo Bernard Wolfsky): 55 Farringdon Road, London – 17, 18 & 19 Bridgewater Square, Barbican, London.
Business established: c.1872.

Wolfsky & Co Ltd – Moritz Wolfsky – Moritz & Co Ltd (Moritz Wolfsky): 53 Aldermanbury, London – 5 Pilgrim Street, Ludgate Hill, London – Water Lane, Ludgate Hill, London – 8 Bridewell Place, Tudor Street, London – 111 & 113 Southwark Street, London.
Business established: c.1860.

John & William Wood: 74 King Street, Manchester.

W. Wood & Son (William Wood): 42 & 44 Cross Street, Manchester – 74 King Street, Manchester.

Woodcock (Thomas Woodcock): 32 South Audley Street, London.

H. Woodmansey (Henry Woodmansey): 17 High Street, Doncaster.

S. Woolfield – S. Woolfield & Co (Samuel Woolfield): 28 & 61 Buchanan Street, Glasgow – 60 St Vincent Street, Glasgow. Workshop – 43 Queen Street, Glasgow.

Woolfield (Thomas Woolfield and John Woolfield): 69, 71, 72 Church Street, Liverpool.
Business established: 1827.

Jeremiah Wooster: 9 Long Lane, Smithfield, London.

Samuel Wright & Co: 9 Great Mays Buildings, St Martin’s Lane, London.